HERE’S something we want to get off our chest – British boobs are getting bigger.Sales of bigger bras are soaring in the UK and the average cup size has grown to 36DD – three sizes larger than the 34B 1950s average.
Meghan Barton Hanson has admitted to two boob jobs. Stars like Love Islanders Meghan Barton-Hanson and Olivia Attoood and Towie’s Chloe Sims have fuelled a rise in boob jobs in recent years. But there are many other reasons for the expanding chest size.
Expert Emily Bendell, of Bluebella lingerie, mentioned that the increase in size is partly due to the different ways of measuring, partly people being better at getting measured and getting the right bra size, and partly because women have actually got bigger boobs as well.“It’s a real combination of factors.”Diana Dors, seen as a curvy sex symbol in the fifties, was a 36C Fifties icon Marilyn Monroe was a 34C
British sex symbol Diana Dors, regarded as busty in the 1950s, was a 36C.
Back then the average woman wore size 12 and had a 28in waist. Today the average UK woman now wears size 16 clothes and has a 34in waist. Dr Sue Thomas, assistant professor in fashion at Heriot-WattUniversity in Edinburgh, says bra design has moved on to cope with larger boobs. Olivia Attwood has enhanced her boob and recently revealed she wanted another boob job